Carrot Paris Market


GENUS: Daucus SPECIES: Carota


Heritage Status: Overseas
Number of Seeds: 400

Description: 75-80 days.  This 19th Century French Heirloom seed boasts nearly spherical root shapes not only exhibits vibrant hues and delectable flavors but also thrives exceptionally well in gardens with shallow or rocky soils. These carrots are a gastronomic delight, especially when harvested young.

Planting Instructions: Direct scatter sow over a 1x1m strip, when conditions are warm and moist. Lightly cover with soil, scatter Quash slug bait, then cover with an old sheet or 70% shade cloth while germinating. Remove cloth as soon as 70% of seeds show first two leaves, watch carefully for slugs and snail damage.